Technology

Five reasons to automate tedious (and painful) admin tasks

We live in a fast-paced world where speed and efficiency are considered precious commodities. And the most precious of all? Time. In the realm of tax management and regulation there are countless time-consuming and mundane, yet fundamental, tasks. AI funds, domiciliation companies, trust & corporate services providers as well as big groups with multipl […]

A new decade, what next for cybersecurity?

David Ferbrache, Global Head of Cyber Futures, KPMG in the UK offers 10 cybersecurity predictions for the year ahead Our world is changing, and with it, the cybersecurity challenges that we all face in securing that world. The coming of a new year is, of course, just another day in the calendar, but it’s also a chance to take stock and wonder just what the […]
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Understanding the D-word

Many gigabytes ago, the main activity we automatically associated with data was its collection. Of course that’s all changed now, as today’s modern data-ridden world requires us to think beyond just the amassing process and about other crucial factors, including volume management and relevance of data analysis. Misunderstanding and failing to extract mate […]
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Business intelligence today for a successful tomorrow

In an increasingly digital world, there are crucial questions that every organization should be asking: Are you able to fully exploit the potential of your organization’s fast-growing data assets? And: Are you able to leverage technology to truly support your business demands for fact-based decision-making based on insight and data analysis? How do I poss […]
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Creating a future-proof IT function

Once upon a time, there was business strategy and technology strategy. They led more or less separate existences. Now, there’s just one strategy…driven by technology. According to IDC*, 80% of revenue growth will depend on digital offerings and operations by 2022. Therefore, the IT function is today at a crossroads. IT should not be seen anymore as a stan […]
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Fighting cybercriminals with the updated SWIFT CSP

In recent years, sophisticated cybercriminals have managed to compromise several banks’ computer networks, learn their payment processes, and gain access to the relevant IT credentials—ultimately being able to send fraudulent payment instructions over the SWIFT financial messaging network. The worst case so far was in 2016, when thieves successfully stole […]
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